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Chest of Drawers

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Mahogany. Serpentine front, cut corners with carved and molded brackets. Green baize covered sliding shelf above four drawers with brass bail handles. molding below top drawer extends around sides. Carved skirt and bracket feet.

Provenance

1936, given in memory of Dr. William Hewson Baltzell by his wife Alice Cheney Baltzell. (Accession date: April 16, 1936)

Credit Line

Given in memory of Dr. William Hewson Baltzell by his wife Alice Cheney Baltzell

English, about 1740-60

Object Place

England

Dimensions

Overall: 84.76 x 116.54 x 62.86 cm (33 3/8 x 45 7/8 x 24 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

36.272

Medium or Technique

Wood; mahogany, mahogany veneer on oak, deal (softwood), brass

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture